Support, opportunity, and education for East Texas Writers

Click here to read the November  issue of The Next Chapter

No matter what kind of writing you do, if you are a writer in the East Texas area, we welcome you! We have a lot to offer our members: monthly meetings, workshops, and good old-fashioned camaraderie. Have a look around on our site,  then come visit us at our next meeting. We can’t wait to meet you!

Upcoming Meetings

We normally meet 2 times a month. The second Monday of the month is our General Meeting when a speaker or program related to writing, editing, publishing, etc. is presented. The third Monday is a Business Meeting followed by Nutz & Boltz. Nutz & Boltz is a time for members to network and share helpful information with each other. Times and locations are as shown below:

Business Meeting

When:  Board Meeting will be cancelled for November and December to be held by announcement only

Agenda: TBA

General Meeting

When: Monday, November 13, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Where:  Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce, Genecov Rm. on North Broadway, Tyler, TX 

Agenda: Joyce Buford, Inspirational  Life Coach, Motivational Speaker, and Author. Click here to see a short video of her speaking.  Don’t miss out on the opportunity to meet this dynamic, positive author as she speaks with us. Hope to see you there!

Nutz & Boltz Meeting

When:  ***The November and December Nutz & Boltz Meetings are cancelled and will restart in January of 2018***

Where: TJC West Campus, 1530 SSW Loop 323, Tyler, TX

Agenda: TBA

We are more than happy to answer any questions you may have about ETWG and how you can join us. Visitors are always welcome. After attending up to three meetings as a guest, we encourage you to join. Our mission is to provide support, opportunity, and education for writers of all genres and levels of experience. Come see what we’re all about!

 Writing Tip of the week

“Making people believe the unbelievable is no trick; it’s work. … Belief and reader absorption come in the details: An overturned tricycle in the gutter of an abandoned neighborhood can stand for everything.”
Stephen King